08AUG 2017
Great Salt Lake Electric

Great Salt Lake Electric

Scott Coates CEO/Chairman/Owner Scott Coates founded Coates Electrical & Instrumentation Inc. in 1994 after spending nearly 25 years at Great Salt Lake Mineral as the Electrical and Mechanical Maintenance Engineer. Scott believed that the electrical industry needed a construction company that focused on reliability and maintainability after the construction phase was complete…

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17JUL 2017
Lake Erie Lighthouses

Lake Erie Lighthouses

Description: According to a legend passed down by the Erie Indians, Manitou, the Great Spirit, led the tribe to the shores of an inland sea where they would find game in abundance and enjoy the cool, health-giving breezes coming from the land of snow and ice. One day, the Eries ventured into the great waters to discover where the sun sank in the evenings. This intrusion greatly…

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29JUN 2017
Largest Lakes in Ontario

Largest Lakes in Ontario

Topics: Huygens, pretty pictures, Cassini, Titan, explaining science, Saturn s moons Titan is Saturn s largest moon. It s larger than all other moons in the solar system except Jupiter s Ganymede. Indeed, it s bigger than Mercury. If you read in old (pre-Voyager) books about Titan, you ll see that we used to think Titan was the biggest moon in the solar system, because it wears…

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30MAY 2017
Lake Waikaremoana Great Walk

Lake Waikaremoana Great Walk

Journey deep into New Zealand s last frontier, a land cloaked in mist, mysticism and primordial forest. This unique Great Walk is a hut-to-hut hiking expedition, circumnavigating beautiful Lake Waikaremoana, with secluded beaches, fascinating history and truly breathtaking views. Day One 10.5 kms, 4 hours walking (Lunch, Dinner) Your New Zealand guided walk begins with a scenic…

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23MAY 2017
Antelope Island, Great Salt Lake

Antelope Island, Great Salt Lake

Park Programs and Events February 27 Guided Ranch Tours Come and join us at 2:00 pm for guided tours with the curator at the Fielding Garr Ranch. See the entire ranch site from the original ranch house, shearing barns and corrals. Please be sure to dress for the weather as the tour is in the cold weather. For more information call (801) 649-5742. March 26 Guided Ranch Tours…

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16MAY 2017
Lake Superior Railroad Museum Duluth MN

Lake Superior Railroad Museum Duluth MN

We are proud to make the Lake Superior Railroad Museum available to large group events and educational programs. From corporate retreats or weddings, to class trips or boyscout merit badges, the Railroad Museum has options that fit your needs. The following five programs are examples of items we can emphasize for your educational group. These programs are present by LSRM Education…

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09MAY 2017
Size of Lake Huron

Size of Lake Huron

Lipid concentrations of Bythotrephes cederstroemi were compared among three Great Lakes, Erie, Huron, and Michigan, in an effort to investigate the phenotypic plasticity in size displayed among the lakes. Four developmental stages were measured in Lakes Erie and Huron and two stages were studied in Lake Michigan. With a gravimetric extraction method, the total lipid concentration…

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02MAY 2017
What is the depth of Lake Huron?

What is the depth of Lake Huron?

Submersed macrophyte communities and turbidity near shore were measured from 1991 to 1993 to determine if more light resulting from colonization of zebra mussels ( Dreissena polymorpha Pallas) into Saginaw Bay in 1990 corresponded with changes in macrophyte distribution. Turbidity was sampled along five transects distributed at intervals perpendicular to the perimeter of inner…

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